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Uganda: The IRC warns of the latent reproductive health and child protection issues faced by girls in emergencies

Kampala, Uganda, December 6, 2022 — More than 4,000 girls under the age of 18 registered for the first time Antenatal care (ANC) visits to various IRC-supported health facilities in Bidi Bidi Refugee Settlement between January 2020 – September 2022. In addition, nearly 2,000 teen deliveries were reported in the various health facilities during the […]

Uganda: As we mark 16 days of activism, an average of 1,400 girls a year become pregnant in Bidi Bidi Refugee settlement – The IRC warns of the latent reproductive health and child protection issues faced by girls in emergencies

Kampala, Uganda, December 6, 2022 — Up to 4,242 girls under the age of 18 applied for their 1st Antenatal care (ANC) visits to various IRC-supported health facilities in Bidi Bidi Refugee Settlement between January 2020 – September 2022. In addition, nearly 2,000 teen births were reported in the various health facilities during the same […]

CDC warns dental patients about rare bacterial infections through water pipes

The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has issued an emergency response and preparedness advisory regarding outbreaks of non-tuberculous mycobacteria that have occurred through dental water lines. The alert was issued through the agency’s Health Alert Network. It reminds dental patients and professionals of the importance of sanitation during dental procedures. Non-tuberculous mycobacteria […]

Pastor Describes ‘Surreal’ FBI Experience After Pregnancy Center Firebombing, Warns of Politicization: ‘They Literally Started Yelling at Me’

A faith leader who runs crisis pregnancy centers in Upstate New York claims he had a “surreal” experience with Federal Bureau of Investigation officials after his pro-life clinic was bombed. a most wanted poster. Listen to the latest episode of CBN’s Quick Start podcast Rev. Jim Harden, president of CompassCare Pregnancy Services in Rochester, New […]

Tennessee leader warns of shortage of mental health professionals

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) — As the need for mental health care grows in Tennessee, the head of the Tennessee Department of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services (TDMHSAS) warns that they don’t have enough people to meet that need. “We have to do something, and we have to do something, because demand is increasing and […]

SA groups move to prevent LGBTQI education in schools, researcher warns

Hayley McEwen, a postdoctoral political scientist, said the groups want to ramp up their efforts to erode reproductive health policies and LGBTQIA rights. Lester Kiewit spoke with University of Gothenburg postdoctoral fellow, Hayley McEwen. Image: Pixabay.com Political and religious groups in South Africa are working with US-based conservatives to prevent gay-friendly education in schools. The […]

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